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- Subject: [mg86109] Re: Magnification?
- From: AES <siegman at stanford.edu>
- Date: Sun, 2 Mar 2008 13:55:16 -0500 (EST)
- Organization: Stanford University
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In article <fqb8jd$mv7$1 at smc.vnet.net>, Szabolcs Horvát <szhorvat at gmail.com> wrote: > > The confusion probably arises from the fact that the magnification menu > in the bottom right corner and the Magnification entry in the Format > menu are two different things, and serve different purposes. > > Format -> Magnification is used for changing the formatting of the > notebook. It only affects those cells/words which are selected, and the > change is permanent. > > The little magnification menu in the bottom right corner does *not* > change the formatting. It simply zooms in or out the document. Those > of use who do not have perfect vision and good quality computer screens > appreciate this little menu (that does not change formatting) very much. Just discovered that there is both a Format >> Magnification menu command and a Window >> Magnification menu command (any others lurking elsewhere?) -- and they seem to be linked (maybe even identical?) -- at least changing the checked setting in either one of them seems to change the checked setting in the other also.